• ASUU ends one-week warning strike, asks lecturers to go back to work

    ASUU ends one-week warning strike, asks lecturers to go back to work

    According to reports, the Academic Staff Union of Universities on Tuesday confirmed that it had ended its one-week nationwide warning strike over the non-implementation of a 2009 agreement with the Federal Government.

    The President of ASUU, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, who said this in Abuja, urged lecturers to return to work.

     

    “We are making progress, especially with the intervention of the Senate. In the next one or two meetings, if we are able to get a clear path to the matter, we will […]

  • FUT Minna joins ASUU one week warning strike

    FUT Minna joins ASUU one week warning strike

    ASUU members in the Federal University of Technology Minna have joined their counterparts on a one-week warning strike to press home their demand for improved working conditions.

    According to a correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), who visited the two campuses of the university on Thursday, students were found idling away as the lecturers stayed away from classes.

    The strike is in compliance with the directive of the ASUU national secretariat.

    Commenting on the development, Mr Musa Ibrahim, a student of […]

  • UNILAG lecturers join ASUU one-week warning strike

    UNILAG lecturers join ASUU one-week warning strike

    Lecturers of the University of Lagos on Wednesday complied with the directive of the Academic Staff Union of Universities to its members nationwide to begin a one-week warning strike.

    A News Agency of Nigeria correspondent who visited the university campus reports that students were found milling around and idling away, as lecturers stayed away from classes.

    A 400 level Civil Engineering student, who simply identified himself as Biodun, pleaded with the Federal Government to intervene and accede to the lecturers’ demands.

    Biodun said: […]

  • Kebbi varsity joins one-week ASUU strike

    Kebbi varsity joins one-week ASUU strike

    It was gathered that the Academic Staff Union of Universities, Kebbi State University of Science and Technology chapter on Wednesday joined the nationwide one-week warning strike declared by the national secretariat of the union.

    The Branch Chairman of the union, Dr. Sa’adu Umar, announced this in a statement he signed and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria in Aliero on Wednesday.

    According to Umar, the union has joined the industrial action in in compliance with the directive of the national […]

  • Again, Nasarawa Varsity ASUU Issues One Week Ultimatum Over Salaries

    Again, Nasarawa Varsity ASUU Issues One Week Ultimatum Over Salaries

    The Nasarawa State University chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has again threatened to embark on another indefinite industrial action if the management of the university failed to pay their three months outstanding salaries.

    The chairman of the union, Dr. Theopholus Lagi, stated this after the union’s emergency meeting in Keffi, saying it was frustrating that government and the management of the university could not honour the agreement reached before the suspension of the strike.

    He said, if by […]